The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had 1st Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support
Rank 72 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 10 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.33% 2.48% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 2.50% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 17
Median salary £18,000 £17,500 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%
UK excluding London median salary £20,500 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
1st Line Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
736 800 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.13% 99.13% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 690 604 791
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,575 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region that featured 1st Line Support in the job title.

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 1st Line Support across the Southampton region.

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Southampton

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 1st Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (10.00%) SAP
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) Linux
4 3 (10.00%) VoIP
4 3 (10.00%) A+ Certification
4 3 (10.00%) EPoS
4 3 (10.00%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.33%) WSUS
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.33%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Handset
6 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Borland
6 1 (3.33%) WAN
6 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
6 1 (3.33%) DNS

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) EPoS
2 1 (3.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (10.00%) ITIL
1 3 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (3.33%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C#
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
1 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) A+ Certification
1 3 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Borland
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + pension, BUPA
Posted: 3 days ago